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Locarno vs Maputo Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Locarno, Switzerland and Maputo, Mozambique is approximately 8,365 km or 5,198 mi.
  • To reach Locarno in this distance one would set out from Maputo bearing 343.2° or NNW and follow the great circles arc to approach Locarno bearing 338° or NNW .
  • Locarno has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Maputo has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Locarno is in or near the boreal rain forest biome whereas Maputo is in or near the subtropical dry forest biome.
  • The average annual temperature is 10.4 °C (18.8°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13 °C (23.4°F) more in Locarno. The continentality subtype is semicontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1071 mm (42.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1071 l/m² (26.28 US gal/ft²) or 10,710,000 l/ha (1,144,970 US gal/ac) more. About 2 2/5 as much.
  • There are 464 fewer hours of sunlight per year in Locarno. In whichever way circa 1h 16' less per day or about 5/6 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.5° lower in Locarno than in Maputo.
  • Relative humidity levels are 0.5% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 9.7°C (17.4°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Locarno relative to Maputo. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Maputo vs Locarno.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -25 (-45) -23 (-41) -19 (-34) -14 (-25) -8 (-14) +-2 (-4) +1 (+2) +-1 (-2) -5 (-9) -12 (-22) -18 (-32) -24 (-43) -13 (-23)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -22 (-39) -18 (-32) -12 (-22) -6 (-10) +1 (+1) +3 (+5) +1 (+2) -3 (-5) -10 (-18) -16 (-29) -22 (-39) -10 (-19)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -21 (-38) -20 (-36) -16 (-29) -10 (-18) -3 (-5) +3 (+5) +5 (+9) +3 (+5) 0 (0) -8 (-14) -14 (-25) -19 (-34) -8 (-15)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -74 (-3) -61 (-2) -4 (0) +89 (+4) +188 (+7) +171 (+7) +194 (+8) +212 (+8) +157 (+6) +139 (+5) +66 (+3) -6 (0) +1071 (+42)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 58' -2h 01' -1h 11' -0h 40' -1h 15' +0h 12' +0h 52' +0h 15' -0h 50' -1h 38' -2h 36' -3h 25'   -1h 16'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -4h 33' -2h 48' -0h 30' +1h 56' +4h 01' +5h 05' +4h 37' +2h 49' +0h 26' -2h 00' -4h 04' -5h 06'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -59.4 -41 -19.7 +3.6 +20.2 +26.6 +20.6 +3.9 -18.9 -41.4 -59.4 -67.1   -19.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -1 -6 -7 -5 +3 +4 +3 +5 +6 +4 +1 -1   +0.5
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -21.7 (-39) -21.5 (-39) -18.2 (-33) -12.6 (-23) -4.4 (-8) +1.4 (+3) +3.6 (+6) +2.1 (+4) -1 (-2) -8.6 (-15) -15 (-27) -20.4 (-37) -9.7 (-17)

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